Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows PowerShell
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 46 96
Rank change year-on-year -41 +50 +13
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 64 120 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.52% 4.74% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 7.59% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44 81 28
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +24.26% +5.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £61,975
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +23.46% +1.25%

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,276 1,581 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.22% 62.42% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 816 944 729
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,575 £29,320
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,400
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for PowerShell in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for PowerShell in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 34 (53.13%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
3 28 (43.75%) Python
3 28 (43.75%) DevOps
4 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (35.94%) C#
5 23 (35.94%) .NET
6 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 21 (32.81%) Finance
8 20 (31.25%) Ansible
9 19 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (26.56%) SQL
12 16 (25.00%) Linux
13 15 (23.44%) JSON
14 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
14 14 (21.88%) SpecFlow
14 14 (21.88%) Unix
14 14 (21.88%) Decision-Making
15 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
15 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (20.31%) SaaS
16 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
16 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
16 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
16 12 (18.75%) Project Management
16 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
17 11 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (17.19%) TeamCity

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.06%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) JBoss
3 4 (6.25%) WildFly
4 3 (4.69%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
6 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (29.69%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (20.31%) SaaS
4 10 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (14.06%) IaaS
5 9 (14.06%) PaaS
6 5 (7.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (6.25%) GitHub
8 3 (4.69%) npm
9 2 (3.13%) NuGet
10 1 (1.56%) Office 365
10 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Firewall
1 7 (10.94%) VPN
2 1 (1.56%) BGP
2 1 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.56%) NAS
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) Skype
2 1 (1.56%) SSH
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) HBase
2 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.13%) Redis
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) SpecFlow
2 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 12 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 11 (17.19%) TeamCity
5 10 (15.63%) Visual Studio
6 9 (14.06%) Selenium
7 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
8 6 (9.38%) NUnit
8 6 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (6.25%) JIRA
9 4 (6.25%) Subversion
10 3 (4.69%) MSI
11 2 (3.13%) Ant
11 2 (3.13%) Bugzilla
11 2 (3.13%) Codeship
11 2 (3.13%) GitLab
11 2 (3.13%) InstallShield
11 2 (3.13%) MSBuild
General
1 21 (32.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Games
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 14 (21.88%) Software Developer
3 12 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.63%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Architect
5 9 (14.06%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (12.50%) Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Technical Developer
7 6 (9.38%) .NET Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.38%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Test Development Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.94%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) JSON
3 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (9.38%) Gherkin
3 6 (9.38%) REST
3 6 (9.38%) XML
4 2 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) JSP
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) Servlets
5 1 (1.56%) WCF
5 1 (1.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.13%) Windows
2 16 (25.00%) Linux
3 14 (21.88%) Unix
4 12 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.25%) CentOS
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) DevOps
2 18 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.88%) Decision-Making
4 12 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 12 (18.75%) Project Management
5 11 (17.19%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.63%) Change Management
6 10 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.06%) Business Analysis
7 9 (14.06%) Release Management
7 9 (14.06%) Time Management
7 9 (14.06%) User Stories
8 8 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 7 (10.94%) MVC
10 6 (9.38%) BDD
10 6 (9.38%) Open Source
10 6 (9.38%) Software Testing
10 6 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Python
2 23 (35.94%) C#
3 17 (26.56%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Bash Shell
5 9 (14.06%) Java
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.25%) Perl
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby
7 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.25%) VBScript
8 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.69%) VB
9 2 (3.13%) C
9 2 (3.13%) C++
9 2 (3.13%) PHP
9 2 (3.13%) VBA
10 1 (1.56%) Groovy
10 1 (1.56%) Jython
10 1 (1.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CEH
2 1 (1.56%) CISSP
2 1 (1.56%) GIAC
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.56%) MCSA
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Firmware
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.56%) NFS
3 1 (1.56%) Samba
3 1 (1.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (31.25%) Ansible
2 12 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (15.63%) Puppet
4 4 (6.25%) SCCM
5 3 (4.69%) Nagios
5 3 (4.69%) yum
6 2 (3.13%) SCOM
7 1 (1.56%) Cacti
7 1 (1.56%) Capistrano
7 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.56%) Salt
7 1 (1.56%) Terraform
7 1 (1.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 5 (7.81%) VMware
4 4 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.69%) Citrix
5 3 (4.69%) New Relic
5 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.13%) Ping Identity
6 2 (3.13%) Sun
6 2 (3.13%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) Perforce
7 1 (1.56%) Remedy
7 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.56%) Splunk